What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
BBC including 1 Science subject (Human Biology, Biology, Chemistry or Physics), English and PE plus GCSE grade C or above in English, Maths, PE and Chemistry.
ABBC or BBBB including English, PE, Science (Human Biology, Biology, Chemistry or Physics) plus an additional subject. Chemistry and Maths must be at standard grade 3 or above, Intermediate 2 or National 5.
28 points to include 2 Higher subjects at 5 points
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers57%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Year 1: Subjects are: introduction to sport performance and coaching; foundations of sport science; foundations of sport science; issues in sport; the business of sport and tourism and foundation skills. Year 2: Core subjects include: coaching practice; biomechanics; event management; sport psychology; sport physiology; in addition, options are available in sport sociology. Year 3: Core subjects include: coaching practice; performance analysis and research methods; sport physiology; and sport psychology; a range of optional subjects is also available. Year 4: Subject areas to include: coaching practice; sport psychology and dissertation.
UWS is among the fastest growing institutions, offering modern, job market relevant degree courses to a wide demographic of students through different learning platforms. The Students' Association is on campus to support, enable and represent all students. It also offers the ultimate recreational and safe spaces in our campuses in Ayr, Hamilton and Paisley.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?